Monthly Archives: March 2009

Short Version

·         ViBi Leadership meeting today—pray for wisdom ·         Deaf ”Committee of International Cooperation for Bible Translation in Sign Languages” operating well ·         Unsaved volunteer brings evangelistic message to wheelchair cleaning day ·         Two wheelchairs go with Japanese missionary to Bangkok … Continue reading

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Committee of International Cooperation for Bible Translation in Sign Languages

Today we have a ViBi leadership team meeting. Pray for wisdom.   Pastor Matsumoto came early for the meeting and spent the night with us yesterday. I was excited to hear that our trip to the United Bible Societies meeting … Continue reading

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God moves in mysterious ways

Wheelchairs had a great cleaning day on Friday.  A non-Christian volunteer who comes regularly grabbed a “random” DVD on his way out the door to listen to while cleaning wheelchairs, unaware of the content.  It turned out to be something … Continue reading

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Genesis

Genesis is almost ready to record. We will probably start recording this week.

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Cambodia

Four more wheelchairs went to Cambodia last week.  

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Life is a little crazy sometimes

Time Flies! A quick update:   Mrs. S. is out of ICU and apparently doing well. They removed a tumor the size of a golf ball, and she returns in 6 months for a follow-up surgery.   Mary Esther contracted … Continue reading

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Mrs. S. Brain Surgery

Please pray for Mrs. S. as she was hospitalized yesterday and undergoes sudden emergency brain surgery today. Mrs. S. was saved back in 1999 after working as a comprehension checker for Thessalonians and Galatians, and as a consultant for the … Continue reading

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The Short Version

Enough new support to stay in Japan come May! Details below. Deaf Pastors meet in Northern Japan to talk about JSL Bible Pray for health and strength for a possible new translator Praise God for 12 wheelchairs sent to Manila … Continue reading

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Stay in May

 Praise God! You are praying, and God is working. We’re past the first support discovery hurdle—we now have enough pledged support to stay in Japan come May.  Since the beginning of the year, we’ve had word of $2,055.83 in new … Continue reading

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Northeast Connections

Last weekend was a wonderful opportunity to re-connect with Yamagata Deaf church people. A young, energetic pastor, Deaf, with Deaf parents, was up from the Kansai (Southwestern Japan) for special meetings. On Monday, we had a meeting of Deaf pastors … Continue reading

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